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If you are looking to kick start your career, your future employers could be waiting for you to meet them at our SPEED INTERVIEWING EVENT on Tuesday, September 26, 2017


What:             Central Iowa SHRM Interview Event

You’ll rotate between up to 20 employers every three minutes for one on one interviews! 


When:            Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

                        2:45 PM – 7:00 PM

                        See full schedule below!


Where:           Goodwill Industries of Central Iowa Headquarters

5355 NW 86th St.

            Johnston, Iowa 51031


            DART Buses routes with nearby stops: #4, #17


Find work in these areas:

·         Administrative/Office Support (20 job seeker slots available per round)

·         Finance (20 job seeker slots available)

·         Customer Service/Call Center (20 job seeker slots available)

·         Marketing (20 job seeker slots available)


Find employers for all industries!  Here is a current list of all industries interviewing at the event.


Cost:  $5 per person* per interview round (maximum of 2)

Pre-register Resume is REQUIRED with registration.** 
You may select 1 interview category per round, up to 2 rounds.

*Cost covers professional business photo by Linda Turner.

Payment by Credit Card required.  (Visa prepaid cards accepted.  They are available at various retailers.)

**You are required to print and bring your own resumes (at least 20) to the event.  You can bring tailored resumes for specific jobs or employers if you desire.

We advise you to utilize the resources provided below to critique your resume for professionalism.


CISHRM Interview Event Schedule:

2:45 – 3:25 pm - Registration

3:25 – 3:40 pm - Introduction/Education for Job Seekers and Employers (Presented by Net2Work)

3:40 – 5:00 pm - Round 1

4:45 – 5:00 pm - Introduction/Education for Job Seekers (Presented by Net2Work)

5:10 – 6:30 pm - Round 2

6:30 – 7:00 pm – Networking (Facilitated by Net2Work)

Room Round 1 Round 2
  3:40-5:00 pm 5:10-6:00 pm
 Room 1  Administrative/Office Support
Round 1
 Administrative/Office Support
Round 2
 Room 2  Customer Service/Call Center   Finance
 Room 3  Marketing  No Session

Get prepared:

Prepare yourself to ensure success: 

1.    Tips for Job Seekers

2.    Employment 101

4.    Interview: Prepare in Advance

5.    Professional Documents for Job Seekers

6.    Greater Des Moines offers free resources to help with job seekers win the job – everything from help with applications, resumes, interview skills and interpersonal (soft) skills:

§  Career Connection Centers of Goodwill of Central Iowa

  Des Moines: 515-953-6456, Stoney Point Plaza, 5921 SE 14th Street, Suite 2300

  Johnston: 515-829-8397, Corporate Headquarters, 5355 NW 86th Street

  Newton: DMACC Campus, 600 North 2nd Avenue West, Room 241

§  Evelyn K. Davis Center for Working Families

  Des Moines: 515-697-7700, 801 University Ave #3

§  Iowa Workforce Development Center

  Des Moines: 515-281-9619, 430 E Grand Ave.

7.    Learn more about Speed Interviewing Events!

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3. (1:56 minutes)

Questions? Email

Inclement Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, CISHRM reserves the sole right to make a decision regarding whether or not the event will take place. If CISHRM decides to cancel the event, all pre-registrants will receive an email, and Job Seekers can reach out to the contact listed below.

Inclement Weather Questions?  Contact CISHRM at 1-877-743-5312 or


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